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Top honours for 15 organisations at the European Association Awards

Date

29 Mar 2019

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European Association Awards | www.europeanassociationawards.com  
28th March 2019 | Hotel Le Plaza, Brussels 
 
Awards organisers GCN Events are delighted once again to congratulate all the winners of the 3rd  annual European Association Awards
  
The Headline prize-winners of the 15 categories are listed below, and full details of the bronze and silver winners can be found on the website : www.europeanassociationawards.com 
 
Best Association Communications Campaign:
European Heat Pump Association (EHPA) - I Love Heat Pumps
Best Association Conference:
Cosmetics Europe - Annual Conference 2018
Best Association Event Managed by an Agency:
Royal College of Midwives (RCM) and Redactive - Annual Conference 2018
Best Association Magazine, Newsletter or Publication:
American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmChamEU) - The Transatlantic Economy 2018
Best Association Networking or Awards Event:
Invest Europe -  Invest Week
Best Association Partnership or Collaboration:
European Banking Federation (EBF) - European Money Quiz
Best Association Training Initiative:
EIT Health InnoStars - EIT Jumpstarter
Best Association Website:
Petrochemicals Europe (an industry sector of Cefic) - www.petrochemistry.eu
Best Lobbying or Advocacy Campaign:
European Aluminium - I+ Manifesto
Best Digital Campaign:
European Food Information Council (EUFIC) - Hungry for #wholegrain
Best Provision of Industry Information and Intelligence:
European Respiratory Society (ERS)
Most innovative Development by an Association:
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) - ACCA Mentoring Programme
Association Leadership Award:
European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM) -  Joel Alexandre
Overall Best European Association (secretariat with less than 30 employees):
Solar Power Europe
Overall Best European Association (secretariat with more than 30 employees):
Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME)
 
These awards are a celebration of the vital work that European Associations do on behalf of their members to ensure their voices are heard throughout Europe.  They were announced at a ceremony attended by 200+ senior association executives representing a diverse cross-section of European industry and markets on 28th March at Hotel Le Plaza in Brussels. 
 
Claire Wormsley, Founder and Managing Director of GCN Events said: 
“We were delighted that so many European Organisations entered and attended.  It was a fabulous occasion and an opportunity to recognise the exceptional quality and excellence that all our finalists display in their fields of expertise.  It is important to celebrate these hard-won achievements and shine a spotlight on the incredible advancements that associations and trade bodies can make, both within their industry and for society as a whole.” 
 
The ceremony was hosted by Brain Maguire – journalist, producer, broadcaster and specialist in European politics and business. 
 
We had a fabulous day -high-resolution images can be downloaded from our picture gallery : https://capturise.pixieset.com/eaa <tbc> 
 
European Association Awards 2019 Sponsors  
Headline Sponsor – Hotel Le Plaza, Brussels: www.leplaza-brussels.be/en/  
Sponsor - MCI: http://bit.ly/MCIUK
Sponsor – Sounds Commercial: www.sounds-commercial.co.uk
Category Sponsor - European Affairs Recruitment Specialists:  www.theears.eu 
Drinks Reception Sponsor – Atout France: www.atout-france.fr 
 
Further information 
Please contact Aileen Kay  aileen@globalconferencenetwork.co.uk or Michelle Coulsey michelle@globalconferencenetwork.co.uk
 
About GCN Events 
GCN Events provides quality information and events for the conference, association and venue sectors. We facilitate dialogue, best practice and strategic thinking through a variety of different forums and formats including awards, summits, education and industry wide projects.  
 

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